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Laboratory Tester Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$57,230 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laboratory Tester is $57,230 a year and $28 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Laboratory Tester is between $42,036 and $69,924. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Laboratory Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Performs laboratory tests or other laboratory work using conventional and computerized machines and work aids.
  • Performs laboratory work and tests according to prescribed standards.
  • Determines chemical and physical characteristics or composition.
  • Sets up, adjusts, and operates laboratory equipment and instruments.
  • Usual requirement is two years of post secondary education in field of specialty; however, some companies may accept equivalent education and experience combined.
Laboratory Tester Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Chemical Technicians

Job family population: 64,550

Estimated population of Laboratory Tester jobs: 3,615

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Laboratory Tester Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Materials Laboratory Manager
May 31
Chestnut Ridge, NY, USA
HVEA Engineers
Hires and effectively trains, manages and mentors materials testing/engineering technicians, laboratory administrators and interns. * Ensures that laboratory staff are properly trained, supervised ...
Engineering Technician (Laboratory)
Jun 3
Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA
Millenniumsoft Inc.
Responsibilities : - Participate as part of the laboratory staff; plan and perform experiments that support new product or technology feasibility testing; - Analyze data generated from experiments ...
Mechanical Engineer co-op
Jun 17
Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA
This position consists of extensive hands-on mechanical laboratory testing involving tension, compression, and torsion testing * Participate as part of the laboratory staff; plan and perform ...
Analytical Chemist
Jun 14
Montvale, NJ, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Writing and reviewing SOPs related to Analytical laboratory testing. * Assisting the Group Leader in cGMP/GLP audit preparation. * Other responsibilities as assigned by the Group Leader or Director ...
Urine Specimen Collector
Jun 13
Paterson, NJ, USA
Med Screen Laboratories INC
Founded by an executive team with over 40 years of experience and a personal connection to the cause, MSL fills a void that was needed in the laboratory testing industry. A sound connection between ...
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